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mortar1

Pronunciation: /ˈmɔːrtər; ˈmɔːtə(r)/

noun/nombre

  • 2 (weapon) mortero (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • A spokesman for the Polish-led forces reportedly said the insurgents used a car bomb, mortars and machine guns.
    • The Rev Alan Reeve went to preach in Bangui, capital of the Central African Republic, last month and was evacuated two weeks later following an attack of mortar bombs and machine gun fire.
    • Near Baquba, insurgents coordinated a car bombing and a mortar attack on a police station.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [Military/Militar] bombardear con morteros

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mortar2

Pronunciation: /ˈmɔːrtər; ˈmɔːtə(r)/

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